Marc Hayat is a psychiatrist and psychoanalyst, and has just published
From the neurotic of yesteryear to the borderline man of today
(Editions La Compagnie littéraire, €24).
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- What is the limit man?
- This borderline man is not neurotic like his fathers were.
He doesn't feel guilty, he doesn't have a sense of the future.
He lives in the present and the action.
By analogy with this type of individual functioning, we observe that in the limit post-modern society, we go from everything is allowed to everything is possible.
Does the world today operate in a schizophrenic mode?
In some parts of the world, yes to some extent.
By analogy with what is observed in schizophrenia, I propose the concept of "ant'civilization", following the example of that of "antœdipus".
It is this force that unites the mother and the child in a reciprocal narcissistic seduction excluding any third party in the relationship.
How might this comparison apply to Vladimir's Russia...
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